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Nov 3, 2012 11:00pm EDT
schools guaranteed. >> the money promises to go into the state's education trust fund. but whether or not it will increase the amount the state actually sfends on education is in dispute. >> our education fund is not going to be expanded. it can't be expanded according to law unless they put provisions in the bill to make those changes and they have not done that. >> meanwhile, on saturday, leaders of maryland's police and fire unions endorsed question 7. one of those leaders said, "all be of us in public safety know that we have been struggling with staffing needs in recent years. this is a common sense initiative that will republican -- generate additional revenues for our state and right here in prince george's county." under maryland law, casinos must close at 2:00 a.m. on week nights and 4:00 a.m. on weekends. if question 7 passes, casinos can stay open 24 hours. in the news room, george lettis. >> prince george's county delegates have chosen the replacement for tiffany alston. they ruled they -- she must be removed from office dfer -- after -- after being convicted an misdemeano
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Nov 4, 2012 1:30am EDT
level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back. he's been called a master of predictions. nate silver is the statistician whose analysis of polling data led to a near perfect forecast of the 2008 election. his work accurately called the electoral outcome of 49 out of 50 states and every senate race in con teng. his 538 blog named for the total number of votes in the electoral college is hosted by the new york time and the author of the new book "the signal and the noise, why so many predictions fail but some don't." thank you for joining us. a few days before the election day and your analysis of the poll has given the president a better than 80% chance of winning, is that right? >> we have had 80% the past couple of days here. we are at the point where the polls are not likely to change very much. there is uncertainty there. but the fact the president leads in ohio and iowa states where you would need, he would need to win 270 electoral votes means he is the favorite in the elector
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Nov 2, 2012 3:00am EDT
. i'm just trying to save you some money. my job is not just to entertain you, fwou educate -- b to educate you, so call me. china. china. the people's republic is more important than we are. that's my conclusion after today's session where the averages rocked a bit higher. the dow gaining 136 points. the nasdaq growing 1.44%. i never want to sell the united states short, ever. hurricane sandy could impact the entire nation as federal money and private insurance starts paying off and construction comes back with a vengeance. auto and home industries are coming back with more confidence than ever. and there is real hope in the air that tomorrow's big employment report might show some nice gains. the jobs report were a tad better than expects. that said, the upward move we saw in many stocks today, particularly in the industrials cannot be traced to anything happening here. no, not at all. these gains were all about one piece of data out of china. and not anything else you heard about why the stocks moved is wrong. we got the boost of stocks from fedex and the freight transporter into
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Nov 3, 2012 1:30pm EDT
students are part of an educational program run by the library. >> get close enough that you can see the handwritten text, and that you can see the hand-painted paintings that we were talking about. >> to illuminate manuscripts, the monks used many colors. but the most prized was gold. real gold. called gold leaf, it's even thinner than a leaf from a tree. >> you would have enough gold from that plum-sized nugget of gold to cover the floor of an entire tennis court. cool, right? that's how thin that gold is. >> while these students are getting their first look at illuminated manuscripts, these students are learning how they were made. >> basically, it's my first initial, and we got to design around our first initial. >> what you do is you blow your hot air onto the glue dots, and then you take the gold and you press it on. >> and then you get to use real gold and stick it on, and then you just have gold on your paper. it's really cool. >> what else is cool is the glue the monks used in the old days. it was made from fish guts. >> and everyone's gonna get an opportunity to do something, o
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Oct 26, 2012 11:00pm EDT
schools. and that money has to go to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. >> if it does not come up the bay, we will still be in the storm but we will miss the worst of it. >> the rain starts on sunday. the worst on monday and tuesday. still will get flooding and wind gusts between 30 of 50 miles per hour. maybe even some snow in western maryland on tuesday. but the good news is for now, it does now look like it will come up the bay. that would have been worst case scenario. >> still be some power outages. lay [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- i've always been lucky. flew 37 bombing missions over germany. made it home every time. i'm lucky to have good friends who are all still around, and we're all lucky to have a friend named ben. ben's protected our medicare and veterans' benefits. and he's helping my 13 grandchildren afford college. he's my friend, ben. i hope he's your friend, too.
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Oct 28, 2012 2:30am EDT
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Oct 28, 2012 10:00am EDT
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Oct 27, 2012 6:30pm EDT
issues like taxes, foreign policy and education. the president arguing that he's still the best candidate to get the economy back on track. he continues to enlist former president bill clinton to help. the two will campaign together in florida on monday. the one thing looming over the closing argument, the october jobs report. it comes out the friday before voters head to the polls. lester? >> peter, a candidate can't be in many places at one time. what's the plan for romney with ten days? where will his focus be? >> reporter: it's a good question. mitt romney will focus on an optimistic jobs oriented theme for the last ten days. they are trying to make a contrast between the two candidates. referring to his own candidacy as one of big change and the president is one of status quo. that word "big" we heard 24 times from romney today. we are likely to hear it again several times tonight. lester? >> peter and kristen on the campaign trail for us tonight, thank you. now through election day you can watch every presidential campaign event streaming live online at nbc news.com. >>> t
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Oct 31, 2012 2:05am EDT
baby in front of your face, educating with words. >> let's look at two men. this is how two men discuss things. okay. maybe not. there they are. >> the guy on the right looks up. the guy on the left will look away. i think it comes from millions of years from sitting behind the bush on the grass sides of africa trying to hit the buffalo in the head with a rock. can't be talking to your neighbor while you do it. >> look at the third picture. >> it's funny when you're talking to a man. sometimes when they're walking they reveal more because they're not looking at you. >> ah. >> if you want a really good conversation with a man, do it while he's driving a car. he can't go. you're side by side. you're not looking at him. >> he's look the way he likes which is straight ahead. >> i love it. our third picture is a man and a woman. let's check this one out. she's all wrapped up in him, and he's totally not. wouldn't you say she's more romantic? >> no, no, no. she's doing women's intimacy. she's trying to reach him and she's feeling invaded, because he's trying to reach her. he's talking
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Nov 2, 2012 6:00am EDT
fund into his education foundation. for the past several years, he has devoted much of his financial holdings into philanthropic enterprises. >> according to ancestry.com, george clooney is the half first cousin from president lincoln. the genealogy break down this way. is other famous relative, rose mary cloony died in 2002. >> the time is 6:41 and 42 degrees at bwi airport. >> we will also take a look at a busy morning rush. several accidents. details coming up. >> a chilly start on this friday morning. what you can expect for the rest of the weekend. >> in the headlines, after four and a half days of round-the- clock efforts, crews are in the home stretch of restoring power. this morning a little under 3000 customers remained in the dark. they have reconnected 342,000 homes and businesses affected by the storm. baltimore city police are looking for a missing man. ronald brown was last seen on rogers avenue. he left his some driving a blue sonata with maryland tags. he is 5 ft. 6, weighs about 145 pounds and suffers from dementia. he was last seen wearing a yellow jacket, a green s
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Oct 27, 2012 5:00am EDT
she hits, how will it affect schools on monday and tuesday? in our education alert, how schools are planning. >> john collins will have the latest in the 11 insta-weather plus forecast next. >> now, your 11 insta-weather plus forecast with meteorologist john collins. >> locally this morning we have thin clouds out there, you've been able to see the moon filter through it. these are high, thin clouds running ahead of and connected to sandy. the actual rains are around cape hatteras and on south. the center of the storm is off the florida coast and is a tropical storm now, not a hurricane. cold front out to the west so we are in between at this stage of the game and it's like a vise closing in on you, that's the way it feels. outside right now, a pleasant morning. because the skies partially cleared, we chilled down and got down to 56 degrees. now it's 58 at the airport, 62 at the inner harbor, 92% humidity, barometer down from yesterday, now 29.98. a north wind at 7, still pulling moisture off the atlantic ocean but also from the east but also now beginning to see moisture from the s
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Oct 30, 2012 3:00am EDT
educate. call me a 1-800-743-cnbc. it's the first a weather has caused a shutdown since 1985. that's when hurricane gloria stopped all trading in its tracks. which gives me a classic opportunity to talk about how things have changed since is the last shutdown because it's an incredibly illuminating way to explain how more perfect the market has become in processing information. stopping all trading in its tracks. it's an incredibly illuminating way to discuss the way the market has become perfect than it was back then. good example to tell you how to avoid losing money. first some background. i got hired by goldman sacks a couple of years before gloria. i was an early riser getting into work early to find out how to help my clients and finding new clients. you didn't get much in the way of information. wall street journal, new york times. this was before the web. so i used to go to times square at 9:30 p.m. the night before to get what was known as the bulldog edition of "the new york times". that give me enough time to scramble the jets and find out what deals were being done. the t
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Oct 28, 2012 5:00am EDT
education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. >> she may have to share the spotlight with hurricane sandy but the statue of liberty is set to reopen today on her birthday. >> she just underwent renovation. >> for much of the past year, this is how lady liberty appeared, construction teams revamping the pedestal and parts of her interior to give visitors better access to the crown. for rachel ingram it's the view from outside that takes her breath away. >> it's the symbolism, what it represents to america. >> during the year-long renovation, the grounds were open to the public but now people will have a chance to get a new look from the inside of the historic landmark. the way people journey to the top has changed. out-of-date staircases and glass enclosed elevator shaft have been renovated. >> we have a fire separated elevator shaft and a lift that will take handicapped folks from the end of the elevator up to the observation deck. >> visitors will still have to climb from the base of
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Nov 1, 2012 9:00am EDT
education. if parents are working multiple jobs, it's hard to be a good parent, hard to be there for the parent/teacher conferences. inso far as this alleviates economic stress, i think it's great. >> is this the reason behind this, though? >> this is -- that's why it's a two-fold answer. the second part is, there's something that feels not quite right about having to incentivize good parenting. >> let me challenge that for a second. if at the end of the day -- and you're right, it's all about getting better education for kids, and if although it's horrible -- >> and crass -- >> but if this gets the job done as the ceo, i say do it. >> you may think there's an ick factor. >> if it gets the job done, i'm for it. >> and offering a buffet lunch will get a parent in to care about their child and their child's relationship with that school, then that's what you need to do. whatever's necessary. >> let's do our next topic, football dancing. i know star's a big football fan. >> exactly. >> the jacksonville jaguars are trying to -- >> jacksonville? >> did i not say it right? >> jaguars. >> what
NBC
Nov 1, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. apparently it was a face to face educational message views among the orthodox jews. researchers say the outbreak indicates how close repeated contact with an affected person can overwhelm the vaccine. most of those infected have been properly vaccinated. the risk may be higher when the exposure dose is large or intensely transmitted. it may explain why it tends to be less effective. finally, trends in death rates for children who have diabetes. by be struck by over half in 2008 from 2.6 9 million in the '60s. better treatment may be responsible for that drop. the largest decline was seen in kids under the age of 10 but there has been a slight increase in diabetes-related death among teenagers since the late 1980's. that includes types 1 and 2 diabetes. doppler check out the and switch over to the computer. you will see what is happening on the radar screen as far as the scattered showers go in our area. looks like that is locked up as well. a look at the future cast for the region as we head into the next few days. it looks like it may well be a factor in the weather for the next couple
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Nov 3, 2012 1:00pm EDT
s.t.e.m. video-game challenge was inspired by president obama's "educate to innovate" initiative with the hopes of calling folks' attention to the need for more science, technology, engineering, and math education in the country. >> the challenge is issued every year to students and teachers. they're going after recognition and prizes like computer equipment. >> today, you know, you're still working on your game. you have, essentially, until thursday. >> for some students, the competition is an eye-opening experience. >> before this challenge, i didn't really like math or science. i thought they were kind of boring. >> once you get kids involved in creating games, they are learning s.t.e.m., but they're also learning a lot of other 21st-century skills, like leadership and teamwork, and they're getting critical thinking and all these other things that come along with it in that package. >> it's a team effort. students start by brainstorming concepts that would make a good game. >> and part of the process is that they have to come up with a design document first, where they basically map ou
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Nov 1, 2012 3:00am EDT
save you some money. my job is not just to entertain you, fwou educate -- but to educate you, so call me. new york city mayor mike bloomberg ran that sweet chime this morning, the opening bell to the new york stock exchange and suddenly wall street was back in business. and even though not all the markets implied -- nasdaq down. you could feel the blood flowing through the veins of the stock market after two days where its heart was stilled. it wasn't just wall street that opened for business today, though. >>> the main street that runs clear across the country may now be opened as a new business, the business of construction. >>> time for the final trade. the business of construction. yes, mother nature dealt a vicious blow and our hearts to go out to families who lost loved ones. but in spite of the tragedy, in our own curious way, sandy has given us the opportunity for a boost since the government rebuilt southern florida after hurricane andrew in 1992. a reconstruction so huge, it moved the country's entire gdp needle just when we needed it, after right a nasty recession. and now
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Oct 26, 2012 10:00pm EDT
schools. and that money has to go to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. someone was claiming to be selling a list of his marijuana clients. we responded and the seller suggested we meet him outside central park in new york. >> how are you doing? >> i'm cooling, man. >> meet robert atkins. >> this is me. >> nothing to hide. >> from the start, he wants to make sure that our undercover producer isn't really a cop. >> i'm not a cop. don't worry about it. >> not good enough. man. i don't talk beyond this point. >> our producer shows him his identification. and atkins opens up. >> as a delivery guy, i can do about $800 to $1,000 a day. >> all profit. >> oh, yes. 100 percent. it's like you can sit on your butt for a month and do nothing either. that's the cool thing about it. >> for $15,000, atkins will sell us his list of high-end marijuana customers and a crash course on drug dealing. >> if i had a phone here, i'd be like here it is. these are your clients, this is your guy who
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Nov 2, 2012 12:35am EDT
that failure is very educating. >> jimmy: yeah, it is, yeah. you know how to read a room. >> yeah, and i'm so happy for all the bad things that happened to me, you know? 'cause i'm sitting there and this is like -- this is a nightmare but then i knew from experience to just kind of stay even a little bit and try to find one tiny thing. and i did one thing right. and i got a little, "ha ha ha. thank god he can do something." and then -- [ laughter ] and then it built. and it built. and then it got really great. and i ended well. and really, the climb out is as exhilarating as the plummet is horrible. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: it is -- >> like, "oh, god, my career is -- [ talking over each other ] >> jimmy: "we're gonna have a great flight." >> yeah, so it ended up really being really fun and i loved it. >> jimmy: oh, i cannot wait for this saturday. it's gonna be fun and it's live. and you just never forget it. gosh. >> never. no. >> jimmy: all the sketches you like on there? did they make the cut? >> i like everything. this one sketch that i'm in that i really hate 'cause what i'm do
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Oct 27, 2012 3:00am EDT
educate. call me at 1-800-743-cnbc. there is too much fear in the market. we are a tough moment, stocks need to run an incredibly difficult gauntlet in order to go higher, and so far, this earnings season, most companies have failed that gauntlet. that's the only reason to give up. and certainly no reason to panic. because there are still winners out there. it's that there are fewer, and, yes, they have become much, much harder to find. so with that in mind what is your game plan for next week. first, burger king reports on monday morning. are there really burger wars going on. mcdonald's losing shares. is burger king having mcdonald's its way? you know something? i don't care about burger king itself. i know something is wrong at mcdonald's, it's had many tough months. i'll be listening close totality burger king conference call to find out if burger king is the reason that mcdonald's is doing so badly? is there still an apple halo after apple reported a despised number last night. someone@twitter @jim cramer asked if it is time to buy sirrus logic? i wanted to wring the guy's
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Nov 4, 2012 10:00am EST
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Nov 4, 2012 8:00am EST
three agencies of government when i get there that are gone. commerce, education, and the -- >> reporter: of course certain things were more memorable than others. there's been high drama. >> and i am appalled that you would begin a presidential debate on a topic like that. >> reporter: and high rollers. >> i'll tell you what, $10,000 -- >> reporter: and numbers, lots and lots of numbers. >> $5 trillion tax cut. >> 12 million new jobs. >> the numbers just don't add up. >> reporter: at times the rhetoric soared, kind of. >> and the trees are the right height. >> reporter: other times the speeches fell flat. >> what do you want me to tell romney? i can't tell them to do that. can't do that to himself. >> reporter: and there was music. >> bruce springsteen to trace atkins and dave matthews out here on the campaign trail is music, sweet music everywhere. ♪ you make me >> reporter: for every katy perry belt iing it out for obama -- there was a kid rock for romney. even the candidates got into the act. ♪ and i'm so in love with you ♪ america, america >> reporter: all good
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Oct 28, 2012 8:00am EDT
for schools. and that money has to go to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. >>> and still to come on "today" the very latest on hurricane sandy. ard gives you a 50% annual bonus. and everyone likes 50% more [ russian accent ] rubles. eh, eheh, eh, eh. [ brooklyn accent ] 50% more simoleons. [ western accent ] 50% more sawbucks. ♪ [ maine accent ] 50% more clams. it's a lobster, either way. [ male announcer ] the capital one cash rewards card. with a 50% annual cash bonus, it's the card for people who like more cash. [ italian accent ] 50% more dough! what's in your wallet? trtronger [ italian accent ] 50% more dough! lashes? for your longest, most stunning lashes yet. one coat get up and grow mascara. only from almay. only for me. [ female announcer ] breast cancer touches all of us. and all of us can join the fight, with save lids to save lives. redeem lids from over 100 general mills products. together we can make a difference. find lids now at walmart. >> this is wbal
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Nov 4, 2012 9:00am EST
promises to go into the state's education trust fund but whether or not it will increase how much money the state spends on education is in dispute. >> our education fund is not going to be expanded. it can't be expanded according to law unless they put provisions in the bill to make those changes and they have not done that. >> meanwhile, on saturday, leaders of maryland's police and fire unions endorsed question 7. one of those leaders said, "all of us in public safety know we have been struggling with staffing needs in recent years. this is a common sense initiative that will generate additional revenues for our state and prince george's county." under current law, maryland casinos must close at 2:00 a.m. on week nights and 4:00 a.m. on weekends. if question 7 passes, casinos can stay open 24 hours. estimates show that will increase total revenue by nearly $40 million in the next fiscal year. george lettis, wbal-tv 11 news. >> prince george's county democrats have chosen a replacement for outgoing delegate tiffany alston. on thursday, it was ruled that alston must be removed from office
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Oct 29, 2012 2:50am EDT
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Oct 31, 2012 3:00am EDT
the president, we're voting for education, healthcare, our communities, and our planet's future. your vote counts for a lot the more you know. >>> big shake up at apple. the guy who canned google maps is canned. the guy who wrecked throughout the retail stores he is out of here. he got his team in place. sell sell sell apple. cook could have done nothing and sell sell sell apple. and people would say sell sell sell apple. we are in full bore sell apple mode now. i think they were needed. steve jobs never promoted something like that. simply because google makes a superior choice. in fact he was willing to give samsung all of apple because jobs didn't like working with intel which he regarded as a difficult to deal with company even if it didn't compete with apple. jobs loved the retail stores and he would have hated the cheap skate stores that made the cheery staff unhappy. jobs was not a nice man. but he did not want his public interface to be grumpy. so if these were so necessary, why weren't they viewed as being positive. losers have management turmoil. second and more import
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Nov 1, 2012 10:00pm EDT
village is a microcosm of new york, a melting pot of income, education and ethnicity. on monday night, all felt sandy's wrath. first came the water, then an explosion two blocks away at coned rocked the neighborhood, leaving flooded basements, the huge mess to clean up. we found one woman cleaning out her waterlogged storage base by flashlight. have you moments in the last couple of days where the stress was just -- >> yeah, it's depressing. >> reporter: edwin cruz brought an rv into the neighborhood, an act so simple it's downright heroic. >> i'm 31 and all i want to do is see my mom. i haven't spoken to her in days. it means a lot to get to charge. ♪ >> reporter: down the block, a street preacher sings and plays songs of faith here on east 11th, people have begun to believe in each other. new yorkers are by nature a fairly resilient bunch, every day here presents its own challenges. and in this crisis, that can-do spirit is a necessity. reuben henderson already has his restaurant cleaned up and ready for customers. >> this is our little bar. >> reporter: the only thing missing, el
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